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Hypertherm® Powermax85® Plasma Cutter

Item # POWERMAX85 Category
  • Finish jobs faster with cut speeds two and a half times greater than oxyfuel on 12 mm (1/2”) mild steel
  • Superior cut and gouge quality let you spend less time on grinding and edge preparation
  • Multiple, easy-to-use torch styles let you tackle a wide variety of jobs using the same system
  • No need to change the air pressure – Smart Sense™ technology ensures that it is always correctly set
  • SpringStart™ technology ensures consistent starting and a more reliable torch
  • Drag cut at full output with a patented shield that reduces dross buildup for smoother cutting
  • Hypertherm Certified™ reliability ensures peak performance even in the harshest environments
  • Duramax™ torches are designed for high-impact and heat resistance

 

Severance Capacity

Hand Cutting 1-1/2": 5 ipm

Pierce Capacity

3/4"
Pierce rating is for handheld use or with automatic torch height control

Metal Removal Rate Gouging

19.5 lbs per hour

Groove Profile

0.23" D x 0.28" W
Actual groove profile varies with torch angle
arc stretch
and technique

Input Voltage

200 – 480 V
1-PH
50/60 Hz
200 – 600 V
3-PH
50/60 Hz

Kilowatt Output

12.2 kW

Input Current @ 12.2 kW

200/208/240/480 V
1-PH
70/68/58/29 A
200/208/240/480/600 V
3-PH
42/40/35/18/17 A

Output Current

25 – 85 A

Rated Output Voltage

143 VDC

Duty Cycle @ 104° F

100% @ 66 A
230-600 V
1/3-PH
40% @ 85 A
200-208 V
1-PH
50% @ 85 A
200-208 V
3-PH
50% @ 85 A
240 V
1-PH
60% @ 85 A
230-600 V
3-PH
60% @ 85 A
480 V
1-PH

Open Circuit Voltage

305 VDC

Gas Supply

Clean
dry
oil-free air or nitrogen

Rec. Gas Inlet Flow Rate

Cutting: 400 scfh
6.7 scfm @ 85 psi
Gouging: 450 scfh
7.5 scfm @ 70 psi

Cable Length

10 ft

Power Supply Type

Inverter – IGBT

Engine Drive Requirements

20 kW for full 85 A output

Certifications

CSA-certified for use in the Americas and Asia
except China

Dimensions

19.7" D x 9.2" W x 17.9" H (including handles)

Weight

71 lbs (with 25' torch)